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Augusta, Maine

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits Y
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Contracts P
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Lobbying N
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Public Records N
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Local Taxes
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Augusta is the capital city in U.S. state of Maine.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Maine city websites

Last rated on September 15, 2012.

The good

  • Budget
    • Budgets are posted.[1]
  • Meetings
    • Agendas and minutes are available for City Council Meetings.[2]
  • Elected Officials
    • The Mayor and city council officials contact information are posted online.[3]
  • Administrative Officials
    • Officials are listed with contact information on department pages.
  • Building Permits and Zoning
    • Building permits and zoning information is posted.[4]
  • Audits
    • Audits are posted.[5]
  • Contracts
    • Contract bids are posted.[6]
  • Local Taxes
    • Tax information is posted.[7]

The bad

  • Contracts
    • Approved contract statements are not available for vendors above $10,000.
  • Lobbying
    • If the county engaged in lobbying actives or if it's a member of government lobbying associations are not disclosed. Nor is the total cost lobbying activities or membership dues for associations available.
  • Public Records
    • Public records information and request form not available.

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